Western-themed oil painter Fred Oldfield works in his home studio overlooking the water in Tacoma on Thursday. His work is the inspiration for the Fred Oldfield Western Heritage Center at the Washington State Fair.
Western-themed oil painter Fred Oldfield works in his home studio overlooking the water in Tacoma on Thursday. His work is the inspiration for the Fred Oldfield Western Heritage Center at the Washington State Fair. Peter Haley Staff photographer
Western-themed oil painter Fred Oldfield works in his home studio overlooking the water in Tacoma on Thursday. His work is the inspiration for the Fred Oldfield Western Heritage Center at the Washington State Fair. Peter Haley Staff photographer

Artist Fred Oldfield continues love affair with fair

September 10, 2015 4:13 PM